Mindfulness Resources

Articles on Mindfulness

A Brief Mindfulness-Based Intervention for Primary Care Physicians: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

2016, David A. Schroeder, MD, FACC, Elizabeth Stephens, MD, FACP, Dharmakaya Colgan, MS, Matthew Hunsinger, PhD, Dan Rubin, PsyD, and Michael S. Christopher, PhD, sourced by The American Journal of Lifestyle Magazine

Work and Well-Being Toolkit for Physicians

2014, Cynthia W. Morris, PsyD, Rebecca M. Richey, PsyD, Laura F. Martin, MD and Chad D. Morris, PhD, sourced by Behavioral Health & Wellness Program University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus School of Medicine

A Multi-center Study of Physician Mindfulness and Health Care Quality

2013, Mary Catherine Beach, MD, MPH, Debra Roter, DrPH, P. Todd Korthuis, MD, MPH, Ronald M. Epstein, MDVictoria Sharp, MD, Neda Ratanawongsa, MD, MPHJonathon Cohn, MD, Susan Eggly, PhD, Andrea Sankar, PhD, Richard D. Moore, MD, MHS, Somnath Saha, MD, MPH, sourced by Annals of Family Medicine

Teaching Doctors to be Mindful

2011, Pauline W. Chen, MD, sourced by The New York Times

How Mindfulness Can Make for Better Doctors

2009, Pauline W. Chen, MD, sourced by The New York Times

Practice Groups on Mindfulness

Mindful Medicine
Mindful Medicine, a non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating provider wellness and resiliency.

  • Community Practice Group - on the third Thursday of each month from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Join others for pausing, practicing and providing mindfulness practices. Now offered online. Facilitated by Teddy Gardner, MEd, PCC, WHE
  • Just for Physician Moms - weekly one-hour drop-in on Wednesday evenings from 8:00pm- 9:00pm. Settle, relax and clear the day with restorative practices. All in the good company of hard-working moms seeking balance in life and work. No prior meditation experience necessary, join anytime. Facilitated by Denise Gour, LCSW.
  • 2020 Overview

Books on Mindfulness


Thomas Bien, PhD

Donald McCown, Diana Reibel and Marc Micozzi

Saki Santorelli

Shauna Shapiro, PhD, Linda Carlson and Jon Kabat-Zinn, PhD

Daniel J. Siegel, MD

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